The German government says there are no plans to invite Russia to return to the club of leading industrialized nations.
The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday approved legislation to avert an imminent government shutdown by giving lawmakers until May 5 to come up with legislation funding federal agencies through t
The U.S. House of Representatives began debate on Friday on short-term legislation to avert a government shutdown at midnight and buy some time on reaching a deal on federal spending through Sept. 30.
Former world number one Maria Sharapova cruised into the Stuttgart Grand Prix semi-finals on Friday, extending her winning comeback from a doping suspension with a smooth 6-3 6-4 victory over Estonian
He misses driving, feels as if he is in a cocoon, and is surprised how hard his new job is.
Cetinje, Montenegro, April 28, 2017 (AFP) - Montenegro's parliament formally approved the country's accession to NATO on Friday, despite a boycott by pro-Russian opposition parties who are firmly agai
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told the U.N. Security Council on Friday that he is alarmed by the risk of military escalation on the Korean Peninsula.
The Moscow leader of the liberal opposition Yabloko party says one of its activists has been hospitalized after an unknown attacker splashed a chemical in her face.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel heads to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates this weekend with a message that they should do more to help refugees.
The United Nations human rights office voiced deep concern on Friday at the execution of four men in Arkansas in the past week saying that the rush to carry them out before a drug expired added to the
Journalists' representatives at more than 30 French media outlets have signed a petition protesting against what they termed restricted access to far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen offered
Power plants in the European Union will have to cut the amount of toxic pollutants they emit such as nitrogen oxides under new rules approved by EU member states on Friday and widely applauded by envi
German prosecutors say authorities have arrested a 54-year-old Swiss citizen on suspicion of espionage.
The head of security at Chicago's airports has been fired, just weeks after a passenger was dragged from a United Airlines plane by security officers at O'Hare International Airport.
The fatal crash of an Airbus helicopter in Norway last year was the result of metal fatigue in the aircraft's gearbox, the country's Accident Investigation Board (AIBN) said in a report Friday, confir
The election campaign launch of Britain's euroskeptic U.K. Independence Party got off to a troubled start Friday, when protesters accused its leader Paul Nuttall of promoting racist propaganda after h
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A prosecutor says no charges will be filed against guards involved in a scuffle that resulted in the death of a man at a South Carolina hospital. Solicitor David Wagner announ
Italian police said Friday they had helped their German counterparts neutralize a Berlin-based Islamist terror cell with links to Christmas market attack suspect Anis Amri.
NORTH HIGHLANDS, Calif. (AP) — An 86-year-old California woman who was sexually assaulted and beaten to death during a morning walk around a high school track hit the attacker with her walking stick
Mexicans are used to politicians stealing public money, but the latest example has offended even them.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Officials say a student has been injured, another person is in custody and a university has canceled classes following a machete attack at a university coffee shop in central Ke
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Friday the threat of an attack by Pyongyang against Japan and South Korea is real and urged the U.N. Security Council to act "befor
Insulting Islam or the prophet Mohammed in this majority-Muslim country is punishable by death.
NEW YORK (AP) — Harry Styles has announced a world tour ahead of the release of his first solo album. The former One Direction singer opens the fall tour in San Francisco on Sept. 19. The North Ameri
U.S. immigrant groups and their allies have joined forces to carry out marches, rallies and protests in cities nationwide next week to mark May Day, saying there's renewed momentum to fight back again
Massachusetts State Police are praising the cowboy skills of one their troopers after he lassoed a llama that was loose on a state highway and led it to safety.
EU President Donald Tusk said Friday that Britain must first settle the divorce issues of "people, money and Ireland" before any talks on a post-Brexit trade deal
Donald Trump sounded wistful as he reflected on his first 100 days as president, saying he "loved" his previous life and "had so many things going".
An unemployed South African man appeared in court Friday charged with conspiracy to commit murder in a mysterious alleged plot to assassinate 19 politicians and other prominent figures
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Cornell University officials say the college’s oldest all-male a capella group has been permanently dismissed from campus for hazing that included requiring new members to p
PAINESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A self-described psychic who scammed more than $1 million in cash and valuables from a dozen people she promised to protect from “dark forces” has been sentenced
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has urged new sanctions against North Korea at a U.N. gathering.
CAIRO (Reuters) - Leaders of all faiths should unite in renouncing religious extremism and counter the "barbarity of those who foment hatred and violence," Pope Francis said on Friday at the start of
A Truck in Ludhiana, India flew off a highway, crushing a taxi diver below.